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The view from the observation tower overlooking Foxwoods casino area at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center

Ex-Tribal Treasurer Spared Prison For Theft

A judge has spared the former treasurer for the tribe that owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino from prison time for theft, saying she was impressed by his reform before the investigation.

02/26/2014

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Former Mashantucket Tribal Treasurer Pleads Guilty In Theft Case

The former treasurer for the tribe that owns and operates the Foxwoods Resort Casino pleaded guilty to a theft charge Thursday, a day after resigning as a member of the Mashantucket Pequot tribal council.

10/03/2013

New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Plea Deal Possible In Tribe Theft Case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The treasurer of the tribe that owns the Foxwoods Resort Casino is exploring the possibility of a plea agreement as he faces trial on charges that he stole more than $700,000 […]

09/03/2013

The view from the observation tower overlooking Foxwoods casino area at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center

Tribal Leaders Plead Not Guilty In Theft Case

The former chairman of the tribe that runs one of the world’s largest casinos and his brother, the tribe’s current treasurer, pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that they stole more than $800,000 from their Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.

01/07/2013